The votes are in!  More than 775 votes were cast in the Urbandale Chamber’s Best in Class People’s Choice Poll.

Urbandale, IA -November 6th, 2018 – Fleming Construction LLC was added to the Best in Class list for Best Contractor/Construction Company in Urbandale.  Fleming Construction is one of three companies in the running to receive the honor of being selected Best in Class for 2018.

The Best in Class award started a few years ago and has become a popular feature of the Sample Urbandale, A Celebration of Business event scheduled this year for Thursday, November 15, 2018 at the Holiday Inn Des Moines Northwest located on Merle Hay Road.  The evening is filled with live music by Jason Walsmith, amazing food, wine sampling with the experts at WineStyles, as well as a silent auction.  The 2018 Citizen of the Year will be awarded as well as the unveiling the 2018 Business of the Year.  Awards honoring 21 different businesses featuring the People’s Choice award and Best in Class awards will also be presented.

“All three companies reflected in each category should feel honored to be recognized by the community and members of the Chamber,” said Tiffany Menke, President of the Urbandale Chamber of Commerce.

Nominees listed in alphabetical order;

Best Non Profit
Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa
Lupus Foundation
Pinky Swear Foundation
Best Residential Real Estate Agent
Ryan Lynch – Keller Williams
Marva McCarty – Re/Max Real Estate Group
Jennifer Paulsen – Re/Max Concepts
Best for Business Services (B2B)
AureonHR
Computer Repair Services of Des Moines
Farmboy
Best Financial Institution/Mortgage Company
CMG Financial
Gershman Mortgage – Blake Overton
Midwest Family Lending
Best For Consumer Services (B2C)
Computer Repair Services of Des Moines
Plaza Florist & Gifts
Real Connection Counseling
Best Contractor/Construction
Fleming Construction
Modern Touches
Right Roofing & Siding
Best in Health Care
Keystone Chiropractic
Optivia – Linda Franker
Thrive Chiropractic
Best in Commercial Real Estate
Ferguson Commercial Real Estate Services – Ben Digmann
Keller Williams – Matt Shaw
R&R Realty
Best Retail Store
Amish Haus Furniture
Heartland Soles
Fusion Boutique
Best Investments/Insurance
Shelter Insurance – Monica Hoover
State Farm Insurance – Ben Buenzow
Waddell & Reed – Tim Fitzgerald
Best Entertainment/Recreation
Breakout Games
Flix Brewhouse
The Hall
Best Technology Company
Computer Repair of Des Moines
Farmboy
Team Logic IT of Des Moines
Best Hotel/Lodging
Holiday Inn Des Moines Northwest
Hotel Renovo
Stoney Creek Inn & Conference Center
Best in Education
ATW Training Solutions
Urbandale Community Schools
Upper Iowa University
Best Place to Host a Business Meeting
Friedrich’s Coffee
Holiday Inn Des Moines Northwest
Hotel Renovo
Best Auto Service
Jiffy Lube
R Jones Collision 1
Shade Tree Auto

 

Best Restaurant/Caterer
Bennigan’s Grill & Tavern
IN the Bag
The Urban Grill
Best Manufacturing/Distribution
Compressor Controls Corporation
Emory Dry Ice
Quality Manufacturing Corporation
Best Customer Service
Computer Repair of Des Moines
Shelter Insurance – Monica Hoover
Superior Printing & Promotions – Susan Bonnicksen
Best Emerging Business
Farmboy
One Sweet Kitchen
Thrive Family Chiropractic
Best Marketing/Communications Company
Fajen Consulting
Farmboy
Webspec Design